noun schol·arch \ˈskäˌlärk\

Definition of scholarch



  1. 1 :  the head of a school; especially :  the leader of an Athenian school of philosophy

  2. 2 [French scolarque & German scholarch, from Late Greek scholarchēs] archaic :  a school inspector in France or Germany

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Origin and Etymology of scholarch

Late Greek scholarchēs, from Greek scholē school + -archēs -arch — more at school

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